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Climbing Back Up: The Return of The Northwest's Fishers

The cat-sized tree climber is mounting its comeback, inspiring one of the largest species reintroduction projects in the Pacific Northwest.

Food | NW Life | Land | local | Land use | Oregon Field Guide

Freshwater Mussels Of The Willamette

A large population of native freshwater mussels has been found thriving in an urban stretch of the Willamette. But what do they really tell us about the health of the river?

Land use | local | Environment | Flora and Fauna | Oregon Field Guide

Western Bog Lily On The Decline

The Western bog lily once thrived in the marshes and bogs of southwestern Oregon – but they’re on the decline.

Environment | Land use | Sustainability | History | Land | local | Oregon Field Guide

Legacy Of A View: The Secret Story Of The Shire

How an architect, an activist and a curious piece of land saved the Columbia River Gorge.

Economy | Renewable energy | Water | Environment | Land use | Transportation | Energy | local | Oregon Field Guide

The Tricky, Terrifying, Tedious Work On A Tug Boat

A trip down the Snake and Columbia Rivers aboard one of the tugs that push barges of grain, wood chips, garbage and other payloads between Lewiston and Vancouver year-round.

Forestry | Animals | Environment | Land use | Agriculture | Sustainability | History | Land | Oregon Field Guide

Horse Logging At The Harmons

Oregon’s last horse logger and a family of foresters look to the future by carrying on a legacy of the past.

Arts | NW Life | local | Land use | Oregon Art Beat

Pacific Northwest Plein Air Invites Painters To Get Outside

The Pacific Northwest Plein Air painting event encourages artists to immerse themselves in the natural landscape

Energy | Sustainability | local | Environment | Land use | Oregon Field Guide

Dam Removals

In the past decade, several high-profile dam removals have happened in the Northwest.

Animals | Politics | Environment | Land use | Oregon Field Guide

Cormorant vs. Salmon

Thousands of cormorants are to be killed because they eat so many salmon.